Male, born 1915-01-13, died 2003-05-12

Associated with the firms network

Bennett and Bennett, Architects; Bennett, Robert E., Architect

Professional History


Partner, Bennett and Bennett, Architects, Pasadena, CA, c. 1947-1955.

Principal, Robert E. Bennett, Architect, Pasadena, CA, c. 1955.

Professional Activities

Member, American Institute of Architects, Pasadena Chapter, in 1955.



B.A., University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Berkeley, CA, 1936.

M.A., California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, 1937.



Born in Pasadena, CA, Bennett lived in a rented house at 233 Elm Avenue from at least 1917-1920; his grandmother and two cousins lived next door at that time.

Bennett continued to live Pasadena in 1955. His last residence was in the 90212 zip code of Beverly Hills, CA.


His father was John Cyril Bennett (1891-1957), a well-known architect and banker, in Pasadena, CA. His mother was Olivia Cobb (born c. 1889 in ID); in 1920, Emma Cobb--Olivia's mother--and her two sons, Charles and Miles, lived next door to John Cyril Bennett and Oliva Cobb Bennett in Pasadena, CA.

Biographical Notes

In 1955, Bennett reported having had traveled "all of Europe."

SSN: 563-14-5070;

Associated Locations

  • Pasadena, CA (Architect's Birth)
    Pasadena, CA

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PCAD id: 3337